Also Read: Blackbuck poaching case: Salman Khan convicted, other accused let off
While the court decided Salman’s fate, his fans took to social media to express their dejection and disbelief.
God wid him, Fans wid him, good luck Salman Khan #SalmanKhan @BeingSalmanKhan #BlackBuckPoaching… https://t.co/4PUq1wnXeA
— Ravitej Charolkar (@TezzRavitej) 1522906839000
Why everytime a lower court judge wants to become hero by convicting Salman Khan. Truth and Bhai shall prevail in t… https://t.co/YRYCjn5T36
— Harsh Singh (@TheFarkatLadka) 1522908714000
#SalmanKhan I’m with you power to the people 🙏👊
— Uroooooooooooooooj (@Urooooooj) 1522908787000
We support Salman khan #SalmanKhan #WeSupportSalmankhan Jodhpur court @BeingSalmanKhan https://t.co/T1sT5rjQMj
— SALMAN ROCK (@skfrocks) 1522904634000
While a lot of users believed that the conviction was fair and long overdue.
“Justice is delayed but not denied” Finally Black Buck 🦌 got justice after 20 years . #SalmanKhan has been convi… https://t.co/E6uV7OT9gv
— Murali Krishna (@MuralikrishnaE1) 1522909365000
20 years! The killed bucks have possibly turned into natural resources after they decayed. It took that long to con… https://t.co/g4eKL5MJ7K
— Neelesh Salian (@NeelS7) 1522909470000
Sometimes in India too: Justice delays but not denied! #BlackBuckPoachingCase #SalmanKhan
— DEEPAK JOSHI (@DpkJshiOfficial) 1522909483000
On the other hand, some opined that Salman will get away from the punishment through another appeal.
Stop getting overtly emotional. #SalmanKhan is not going anywhere anytime soon… There are atleast another 3 highe… https://t.co/UtLrnjSBSc
— Manish Jain (@ManishJainn) 1522909480000
Justice is big time pass in india. Bhai will apeal in next court now #BlackBuckPoachingCase #SalmanKhan
— anil sehrawat (@thesehrawat) 1522908780000
Oh yeah, the actors got convicted in poaching blackbuck in 1998….. Will #salmankhan complete his jail term this t… https://t.co/RtQ8Ks7fYC
— Abimanya Vijayakumar (@AbimanyaV) 1522908724000